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Textile fragment

Red textile fragment, portion of large floral pattern visible, selvedge on right, glazed surface

Provenance

Miss Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, December, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Worsted damask

Furniture or bed hanging fragment

English, used in American, second half of the 18th century

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

England

Accession Number

98.1767

Medium or Technique

Wool damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles